| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:05 PM
If Jimmy Patsos' stomach is roiling at the thought of nine other Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference coaches taking aim at him, the Loyola basketball coach wears his tension well.
"I'm happy to be the hunted," says a grinning Patsos, sitting on stage at a...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Questions abound for several in-state Division I college basketball team as their regular-season schedules begin Friday.
Loyola returns most of its core playing group and faces the pressure of repeating as MAAC champions. Can the Greyhounds make it two...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
Isaiah Philmore was a fixture for three years in John Carroll’s lineup. The same was true for the 6-foot-8, 235-pound forward when he continued his playing career at Towson.
During the 2011-12 season, however, Philmore was relegated to an...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Even with the Final Four not for another five months, the Maryland women's basketball players already are having wistful thoughts of New Orleans. The Crescent City is the site of the sport's showcase event this season, and the fifth-ranked Terps say...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:53 PM
Maryland has announced its men's basketball schedule for the upcoming season, which includes home-and-home series against both Duke and North Carolina.
The Terps will play an 18-game ACC schedule for the first time, including home-and-home series with...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:53 AM
After four seasons in Princess Anne, UMES coach Frankie Allen admits that he thought his program would be further along by now.
The Hawks went 7-23 during the 2011-12 season, giving Allen a record of 34-89 at UMES. But Allen, the former Virginia Tech,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Coming off its most successful athletic year in school history, Loyola announced Wednesday that it will be leaving the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference after more than 20 years to join the Patriot League beginning in 2013-14.
The decision to leave...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:04 PM
We’re less than two months away from the start of college basketball season, which means that it’s time to begin the second annual Sweet 16.
For those who missed it last year, The Sweet 16 is my list of Baltimore’s top college...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 9:55 AM
An extra year at junior college and a torn ACL seven months before his Texas Southern debut were just two of the many obstacles standing between Omar Strong and Division I basketball.
The challenges that Strong faced before college didn’t end...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 9:03 AM
To Stony Brook fans, Tommy Brenton is an irreplaceable forward almost maniacally obsessed with winning.
To supporters of other America East schools, Brenton’s like an 80’s-era pro wrestling heel, relishing their taunting signage and...
| May 31, 2012
| 2:24 PM
One year after arriving as Maryland's men's basketball coach, Mark Turgeon says the nonconference schedule "is not where I want it to be" and that he hopes to toughen it by adding more marquee games in future seasons — perhaps including some in...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:36 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and intern Connor Letourneau (The Diamondback's co-sports editor and men's lacrosse beat writer) weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Should Maryland play...